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Punctuation

Ampersand

Apostrophes

Colons

Commas

In Lists

With Appositives

With Compound Sentences

With Dates

With Nonrestrictive and Parenthetical Phrases

With Place Names

With Jr., Sr. and Inc.

En Dashes

Em Dashes

Hyphens

Quotation Marks

Semicolons